Hoshi Onsen

The Hoshi onsen hot spring is hidden in the Joshinetsu Kogen National Park. The main building, which is built

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TOP MINAKAMI

Do you want to fully experience nature with your friends and family? Char-grilled BBQ will certainly satisfy y

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Lakewalk

Kayaking with a smile and spend your afternoon on a canoe. The facility is well equipped therefore no equipmen

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Takuminosato

Takuminosato is in Sugawataira, an area full of traditional Japanese scenery.The area is about the size of 70

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BUNGY JAPAN

BUNGY JAPAN has been operating since 2007 and over 40,000 customers including some of Japan’s most famous te

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Find your oasis

Welcome to Minakami. Located in Gunma prefecture, the heart of Japan, Minakami is right at the source of Tone River. The rich nature of the region has blessed Minakami with hot springs, rivers for whitewater rafting, as well as delicious food. All this fun is just an hour away from Tokyo by train. Refresh your mind and body in Minakami, a true Urban Oasis.

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Tours

Canyoning and rafting in beautiful nature, relaxing in an array of hot springs, and so much more. Find out what unique activities Minakami has to offer through our travel guides.

A LOHAS day of Arts

Take a break from the busy city lifestyle. Explore the arts and crafts scene of Minakami with our leisurely travel plan.

Outdoor Adventure Tour

Thanks to Tone River, Minakami is full of outdoor activities. Set off on an exciting water adventure with us!

All tours

Things To Do

Hot Springs

Connoisseurs will agree that Minakami’s hot springs are some of the best. Soak up the mineral water and enjoy head to toe relaxation.

Kawafuru-Onsen Hamaya Ryokan
Kinseikan Seseragi
All hot springs

Outdoors

Minakami’s abundant nature provides plenty of outdoor activities for everyone to enjoy. Escape the ordinary by going on an outdoor adventure.

Suwakyo Gorges
Naramata Dam
All outdoors

Activities

Make the most of your holiday and try something new. Minakami is full of exciting activities like ceramics classes, skiing and more!

I LOVE OUTDOORS JAPAN
H2O Guide Service
All activities

Cuisine

Fresh water helps produce fresh, delicious food. From our local specialty, Hegi-soba noodles, to trendy desserts, don’t miss out on Minakami’s food scene.

Kadoya
Nobotokesoba Yamaichiya
All Cuisine

Only 1 hour from Tokyo!

Did you know? It only takes 1 hour to get to Minakami from Tokyo. For a day trip or for a weekend getaway, Minakami has what you’re looking for.

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